Salinas, California, USA

Population

148,350

 

Initiative

Replace approximately 400 existing 150 watt, 200 watt and 250 watt HPS streetlights with LED streetlights if engineer’s report is approved by city council. Council to vote on December 14, 2010.

 

Pilot

The city has installed approximately 100 LED streetlight fixtures, funded by CDBG funds, in one city neighborhood, and one arterial roadway (Market Street). Installed BetaLED streetlight fixtures.

 

Project location

Roadways throughout city

 

Funding sources

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant

 

Total number of streetlights

~2,000

 

Recommendations to Salinas City Council

Available here. The RFP was issued on January 11, 2011, and the closing date will be January 25, 2011. The Construction Bid summary is available on the City of Salinas website.

 

More details about the project are available on eBidboard.